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eLoran and Loran testing underway in late June Posted on 05 Jun 2017 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News & Transportation categories.

The Loran sites at Havre, Montana; George, Washington; and Fallon, Nevada, will continuously broadcast from 0900 (MST) June 20  through 1200 (MST) on June 30. The sites will operate on... Read more»

UAV poll results and business applications Posted on 18 Apr 2017 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Mapping & Survey & UAV/UGV categories.

One-third of GPS World readers who responded to the latest poll think air traffic control and the FAA regulatory environment constitute the biggest challenges facing the UAV industry today. Other... Read more»

UAV manufacturer senseFly joins April 20 webinar panel Posted on 04 Apr 2017 in the Events & Featured Stories & Latest News & Machine Control/Ag & Mapping & Survey & UAV/UGV categories.

A speaker from UAV manufacturer senseFly will appear on the free April 20 webinar, “From Flying Drones to Doing Business,” addressing ease of use for the user in business applications.... Read more»

Spectracom, Satelles sync in multiple indoor locations Posted on 22 Mar 2017 in the Defense & Featured Stories & Latest News & OEM categories.

Orolia has synchronized a Spectracom SecureSync high-precision time server with the new Iridium Satelles Satellite Time & Location (STL) time synchronization signal powered by Iridium satellites in several indoor environments... Read more»

What is the biggest unmanned autonomous vehicle (UAV) challenge? Posted on 06 Mar 2017 in the Defense & Featured Stories & Latest News & Machine Control/Ag & Mapping & Survey & UAV/UGV categories.

What is the biggest challenge facing the UAV industry? Go to gpsworld.com/17marpoll to give us your opinion by March 22 and you’ll also be entered in a drawing to receive... Read more»

New handbook for surveyors and survey engineers Posted on 01 Mar 2017 in the Survey categories.

GNSS Survey & Engineering, a 238-page primer for the professional user, has just been published by Geomares. Four opening chapters deal with the general layout of GNSS, its errors and... Read more»

Name the alt-PNT leader for a $50 gift card Posted on 13 Feb 2017 in the Defense & Featured Stories & GNSS & UAV/UGV categories.

Quick, what’s the best alternative when GNSS signals are not available? This is not a simple question, but we’re asking for a simple answer. Among the multiple avenues pursued at... Read more»

Geodata key to new business world, says Intergeo report Posted on 11 Oct 2016 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News & Mapping & Survey & Transportation & UAV/UGV categories.

Geodata is key to the digital future and a 4.0 business world, according to a new report released at InterGeo in Hamburg, Germany. At the heart of this business vision... Read more»